Patron Conscription

2007, 25 × 31 cm, performance, 500 gilded screenprinted business cards, assistant in bespoke handmade ‘Suit’

Patron Conscription
Patron Conscription
Commentary

Following a conscription executed with handmade business cards, handed out by an assistant to a passing audience of a public arts festival, 60 patrons became the primary audience of my work for 12 months.

exhibitions

Light Night, 2007, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, UK.

Alex Farrar
Born 1986 in Leeds, United Kingdom
News
☞ 23 – 25.11.18 Printing Plant Art Book Fair w/Rijksakademie, Looiersgracht 60, Amsterdam
☞ 23 – 25.11.18 Sound Art 2018 RijksOpen, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam
☞ 7.2.19 – 10.2.19 art fair (solo presentation), Art Rotterdam w/Dürst Britt & Mayhew, The Hague
☞ 16.2.19 – 7.4.19 solo exhibition, The exhibition will be titled after its installation, Dürst Britt & Mayhew, The Hague
☞ 11.9.18 – 14.1.19 guest artist-teacher, Fine Art Department, Royal Academy of Art, The Hague
☝︎ 1.5.17 – 1.5.19 For two years my work is generously supported by a grant for established artists from the Mondriaan Fund (Netherlands)
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alex.farrar@hotmail.co.uk
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aaaeflrrrx.eu was built with the ingenuity and patience of DisplayHooray.
The typeface used throughout is Maria Pro, created by Phil Baber, whose 2010 design for the Index book reappears here in the work pages.
Credit also goes to Qubik for my original website (2010–2014), which lives on in the icon based home page.